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JAMB to review UTME,meets stakeholders

By NAN   The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will meet with “critical” stakeholders in education on Wednesday to appraise the general conduct of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos that the meeting, scheduled to

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Nigerian govt says there is enough food stock to address shortages in 2018

  The Federal Government said on Sunday that it had stocked enough food to address possible shortages in some states in 2018. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, made the disclosure in Katsina. The minister spoke at the Joint International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)/Federal Government 2nd Supervision Mission

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UN deputy scribe Amina Mohammed denies Involvement in $300 million Scandal

    UN deputy secretary-general and Nigeria’s Former minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed has denied reports linking her to alleged involvement in a massive $300 million illegal exportation of African rosewood from Nigeria to China. The former Minister is being Investigated by the Environmental Investigation Agency. The agency released a documentary detailing the role

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Maritime university kicks off in Delta, Buhari increases grant to N5bn

  The Maritime University, located at Okerenkoko, Delta State, has now commenced full academic activities. This is as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an increase of the take-off grant from N2b earlier announced to N5b. The grant has already been included in the 2018 budget presented to the National Assembly earlier this week,

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